Friday 26 May 2017

All International wire news

E.g., 2017-05-26

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AFP - 5/18/17

The seasonal rains are due in Ghana, and like every year since 2015, when more than 150 people were killed during the deluge, the disaster looms heavily over the...

AFP - 4/29/17

Ghana is planning to make senior high school free for all teenagers, whatever their background, in a move experts say could transform the lives of millions of...

AFP - 4/12/17

Ghanaians were horrified when members of a vigilante group loosely affiliated with the ruling party stormed a court to free 13 members standing trial for assault late...

AFP - 3/29/17

Ghana's new government is looking to fix a crippling power crisis with a complete overhaul of its deficit-ridden energy sector including a boost for solar energy....

AFP - 3/22/17

Ghanaian authorities have closed the popular tourist destination of Kintampo Falls after 20 people died in a tree fall tragedy, officials said Monday.

A group...

AFP - 3/19/17

Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo on Friday defended his controversial decision to appoint a 110-minister government, calling it a "necessary investment" in the small...

AFP - 2/21/17

Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo said Tuesday that he inherited an economy reeling from huge fiscal deficits, rising inflation and high unemployment despite an IMF...

AFP - 2/12/17

Seven women and three children were killed and 11 people injured when a dispute among members of a traditional ruler's family in northern Ghana turned violent, police...

AFP - 2/10/17

It took a move to the United States from Ghana to convince food entrepreneur Essie Bartels that the world deserved to know more about west African cuisine.

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AFP - 2/9/17

Ghana's new government has set up a special task force to track down more than 200 missing vehicles that should have been handed back when President Nana Akufo-Addo...

AFP - 2/8/17

Avram Grant has quit as Ghana's head coach after more than two years in charge, the country's football association said on Tuesday.

The Ghana Football...

AFP - 1/7/17

Nana Akufo-Addo was sworn in as Ghana's new president on Saturday, promising to stamp out government corruption and kickstart the private sector.

The 72-year-...

Xinhua - 11/2/16

La Commission électorale du Ghana (CE) a saisi lundi soir la Cour suprême contre une décision de la Haute Cour d'Accra sur les candidature aux prochaines élections...

AFP - 10/31/16

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls issued an appeal on Sunday to overcome the legacy of slavery, dismissing claims for financial compensation while acknowledging the...

AFP - 10/10/16

As the music booms and the lights flare, a model sashays down the runway at Accra Fashion Week in Ghana.

But the focus isn't on her high-waisted black pleather...

AFP - 10/10/16

Ghana's main opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo on Sunday lambasted the government for 'an economy in crisis" as he released his manifesto ahead of presidential polls...

AFP - 9/30/16

Ghana's President John Dramani Mahama has been cleared of corruption over the gift of a car from a construction firm bidding for a lucrative government contract, a...

AFP - 9/18/16

Ghana's President John Mahama announced his reelection manifesto at a rally on Saturday promising high economic growth and more jobs ahead of December polls.

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AFP - 9/11/16

Faith Lawson carefully backs a large silver pick-up truck through cones placed on the red soil of a military camp in Ghana's capital, Accra.

As she checks her...

AFP - 8/23/16

A satirical cartoon depicting a celebrity in Ghana schooling a British diplomat on how to speak pidgin English won laughter and praise from the crowd at a street...

AFP - 7/22/16

Ghana's presidential election will now be held on December 7, after parliament voted against an amendment to push the vote forward by one month, the electoral...

AFP - 7/12/16

Five years after the return of peace to Ivory Coast, 11,000 Ivorian refugees living in Ghana are still afraid to go home despite an upbeat economic climate in the...

AFP - 7/8/16

Nine people were killed in a stampede at a party in central Ghana to mark the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, a public official told reporters on Thursday...

Xinhuanet - 6/15/16

The death toll in the flood in the southern Ghana city of Cape Coast, about 144 km west of the capital, has increased from five to 10, an official of the National...

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